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Environmental Chemistry of the Heavy Elements: Hydrido and Organo Compounds

By: JS Thayer and FE Brinckman

John Wiley & Sons

Hardback | Jun 1995 | #95773 | ISBN: 047118568X
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The possible importance of volatile alkyl and hydride derivates in environmental processes has only begun to be explored, and the literature on these compounds (especially the alkyls), while substantial, is widely diffused through many professional journals. This book will provide a critical, concise review on these compounds and will point out future possibilities and needs. It should appeal to environmental scientists, geochemists, toxicologists and persons interested in waste receycling.


Selected Physical and Chemical Properties; Hydrides: Sources in the Environment; Alkyls: Sources in the Environment; Mechanisms, I. Biohydridixzation and Biomethylation; Mechanism, II; Bioalkylation, Biotransformation, and Biodealkylation; Hydrides and Alkyls: Their Roles in Geochemical Cycles; Hydrides and Alkyls: Their Roles in Biogeochemical Cycles; Potential Applications and Possible Future Developments; Indexes.

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